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Home Language Statistics, 2001 Census

 Top Ten Single Response Home Languages in Peel

Peel Number Percent
Total population 985,565 100.00
Single responses 758,600 76.97
English 632,155 64.14
Punjabi 30,445 3.09
Chinese 15,560 1.58
Polish 12,000 1.22
Portuguese 7,300 0.74
Other languages 6,465 0.66
Urdu 6,080 0.62
Spanish 5,000 0.51
Italian 4,985 0.51
Vietnamese 4,665 0.47
Top Ten Total 724,655 73.53
Source: Statistics Canada, 2001 Census

 Top Ten Single Response Home Languages in Brampton

Brampton Number Percent
Total population 324,390 100.00
Single responses 261,255 80.54
English 223,375 68.86
Punjabi 18,435 5.68
Portuguese 2,915 0.90
Chinese 1,730 0.53
Other languages 1,670 0.51
Spanish 1,505 0.46
Polish 1,305 0.40
Italian 1,300 0.40
Urdu 1,280 0.39
Gujarati 1,100 0.34
Top Ten Total 254,615 78.49
Source: Statistics Canada, 2001 Census

 Top Ten Single Response Home Languages in Caledon

Caledon Number Percent
Total population 50,360 100.00
Single responses 45,300 89.95
English 44,105 87.58
Italian 485 0.96
Polish 145 0.29
Punjabi 135 0.27
Portuguese 110 0.22
Persian (Farsi) 55 0.11
Chinese 50 0.10
Other languages 45 0.09
Spanish 35 0.07
Croatian 20 0.04
Top Ten Total 45,185 89.72
Source: Statistics Canada, 2001 Census

 Top Ten Single Response Home Languages in Mississauga

Mississauga Number Percent
Total population 610,815 100.00
Single responses 452,050 74.01
English 364,675 59.70
Chinese 13,785 2.26
Punjabi 11,875 1.94
Polish 10,545 1.73
Urdu 4,795 0.79
Other languages 4,740 0.78
Portuguese 4,275 0.70
Arabic 4,015 0.66
Vietnamese 3,815 0.62
Spanish 3,460 0.57
Top Ten Total 425,980 69.74
Source: Statistics Canada, 2001 Census

Note: Home language data from the 2001 and 2006 Censuses are not directly comparable due to changes to the 2006 Census questionnaire.
* Source: Statistics Canada, 2001 Census

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